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NASDAQ:EBAY

eBay (EBAY) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$53.19
+0.19 (+0.36%)
(As of 06/12/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$52.81
$53.70
50-Day Range
$49.38
$54.41
52-Week Range
$37.17
$55.15
Volume
4.57 million shs
Average Volume
6.09 million shs
Market Capitalization
$26.70 billion
P/E Ratio
10.60
Dividend Yield
2.03%
Price Target
$52.62

eBay MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.37 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
1.1% Downside
$52.62 Price Target
Short Interest
Bearish
4.55% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-2.21
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.60mentions of eBay in the last 14 days
Based on 16 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$2.84 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
6.72%
From $3.72 to $3.97 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

3.61 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

76th out of 195 stocks

Business Services, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

37th out of 92 stocks

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About eBay Stock (NASDAQ:EBAY)

eBay Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates marketplace platforms that connect buyers and sellers in the United States, the United Kingdom, China, Germany, and internationally. The company's marketplace platform includes its online marketplace at ebay.com, off-platform businesses, and the eBay suite of mobile apps. Its platforms enable users to list, sell, and buy various products. The company was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.

EBAY Stock Price History

EBAY Stock News Headlines

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Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 3/25 Dividend
3/08/2024
Dividend Payable
3/25/2024
Last Earnings
5/01/2024
Ex-Dividend for 6/14 Dividend
5/31/2024
Today
6/12/2024
Dividend Payable
6/14/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
7/24/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Business services, not elsewhere classified
Sub-Industry
Internet Software & Services
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:EBAY
CUSIP
27864210
Employees
12,300
Year Founded
1995

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$52.62
High Stock Price Target
$65.00
Low Stock Price Target
$38.00
Potential Upside/Downside
-1.1%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.37
Research Coverage
19 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$2.77 billion
Pretax Margin
34.58%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$10.16 billion
Cash Flow
$4.00 per share
Book Value
$12.32 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
500,092,000
Market Cap
$26.70 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.32

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Should I Buy eBay Stock? EBAY Pros and Cons Explained

Pros

Here are some ways that investors could benefit from investing in eBay Inc.:

  • Strong Financial Performance: eBay Inc. has shown consistent growth in revenue and profitability, indicating a stable financial position.
  • Diversified Business Model: eBay operates in various segments such as e-commerce, online auctions, and online payments, reducing dependency on a single revenue stream.
  • Marketplace Dominance: eBay remains a prominent player in the e-commerce industry, with a large customer base and global reach.
  • Innovative Technologies: eBay continues to invest in technological advancements to enhance user experience and stay competitive in the market.
  • Attractive Stock Price: The current stock price of eBay Inc. presents a favorable entry point for investors looking to capitalize on potential future growth.

Cons

Investors should be bearish about investing in eBay Inc. for these reasons:

  • Competition Intensity: eBay faces fierce competition from other e-commerce giants like Amazon and Walmart, which could impact its market share and growth prospects.
  • Regulatory Challenges: Increasing regulations in the e-commerce sector could pose compliance issues and additional costs for eBay.
  • Cybersecurity Risks: As an online platform, eBay is vulnerable to cybersecurity threats and data breaches, which could harm its reputation and financial stability.
  • Changing Consumer Preferences: Shifts in consumer behavior towards other online shopping platforms or brick-and-mortar stores may affect eBay's sales and revenue.
  • Global Economic Uncertainty: Economic fluctuations and geopolitical tensions could impact consumer spending patterns, potentially affecting eBay's business performance.
These pros and cons were generated based on recent news and financial data from MarketBeat in order to provide readers with the fastest and most accurate insights. They were last updated on Saturday, June 8, 2024. Please send any questions or comments about these eBay pros and cons to contact@marketbeat.com.

EBAY Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell eBay stock right now?

19 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for eBay in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 10 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" EBAY shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in EBAY, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is eBay's stock price target for 2024?

19 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for eBay's shares. Their EBAY share price targets range from $38.00 to $65.00. On average, they anticipate the company's stock price to reach $52.62 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.1%.
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How have EBAY shares performed in 2024?

eBay's stock was trading at $43.62 at the beginning of the year. Since then, EBAY shares have increased by 21.9% and is now trading at $53.19.
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Are investors shorting eBay?

eBay saw a increase in short interest in the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totaling 22,750,000 shares, an increase of 42.5% from the May 15th total of 15,960,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 5,630,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 4.0 days. Currently, 4.6% of the company's stock are sold short.
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When is eBay's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 24th 2024.
View our EBAY earnings forecast
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How were eBay's earnings last quarter?

eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 1st. The e-commerce company reported $1.25 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.20 by $0.05. The e-commerce company earned $2.56 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.53 billion. eBay had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 29.11% and a net margin of 25.97%. The company's revenue was up 1.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $0.87 earnings per share.
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How often does eBay pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for eBay?

eBay declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, April 26th. Shareholders of record on Friday, May 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.27 per share on Friday, June 14th. This represents a $1.08 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.03%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, May 31st.
Read our dividend analysis for EBAY
.

Is eBay a good dividend stock?

eBay (NASDAQ:EBAY) pays an annual dividend of $1.08 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.03%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 5 consecutive years, indicating the company has a new, but growing committment to grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 21.51%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, EBAY will have a dividend payout ratio of 27.20% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for EBAY.

How will eBay's stock buyback program work?

eBay announced that its board has initiated a share buyback program on Tuesday, February 27th 2024, which authorizes the company to buyback $2,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to purchase up to 8.1% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are usually an indication that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

What guidance has eBay issued on next quarter's earnings?

eBay updated its second quarter 2024 earnings guidance on Wednesday, May, 1st. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of 1.100-1.150 for the period, compared to the consensus estimate of 1.070. The company issued revenue guidance of $2.5 billion-$2.5 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.4 billion.

What other stocks do shareholders of eBay own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other eBay investors own include Intel (INTC), Netflix (NFLX), NVIDIA (NVDA), Tesla (TSLA), PayPal (PYPL), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Alibaba Group (BABA), Walt Disney (DIS), Micron Technology (MU) and Starbucks (SBUX).

Who are eBay's major shareholders?

eBay's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (12.44%), Nordea Investment Management AB (1.75%), LSV Asset Management (1.08%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.80%), Lazard Asset Management LLC (0.79%) and Jacobs Levy Equity Management Inc. (0.53%). Insiders that own company stock include Anthony John Bates, Brian J Doerger, Brian J Doerger, Cornelius Boone, Edward O Garcia, Julie A Loeger, Kathleen C Mitic, Logan Green, Marie Oh Huber, Pete Thompson, Rebecca Spencer and Robert Holmes Swan.
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.

How do I buy shares of eBay?

Shares of EBAY stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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Does eBay have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of eBay: 2dehands.be and 2ememain.be, Alando, Baazee.com, Bill Me Later, BillSAFE, Billpoint, Blackthorne, Braintree, Bureau Of Trade, Butterfield & Butterfield, CARad.com, Cargigi, Corrigon, Cox Automotive Media Solutions, Craigslist, Decide.com, EachNet, Expertmaker, Fraud Sciences, GSI Commerce, Giosis, GittiGidiyor, Gumtree, Half.com, Internet Auction Co., Kruse International, Loquo, Marktplaats.nl, Meetup.com, Milo.com, MissionFish, Motors.co.uk, OpusForum.org, PayPal, PhiSix Fashion Labs, Positronic Inc., Precision Buying Service, Qoo10, RedLaser, Rent.com, SalesPredict, Shopping.com, Shutl, Skype Limited, StumbleUpon, Svpply, TWICE, Terapeak, The Gifts Project, Ticket Utils Inc., Ticketbis, Tradera, Up4Sale.com, Vivanuncios, Where Inc., Zong, Zvents, alaMaula, brands4friends, dba.dk & bilbasen.dk, eBay (UK) Limited, eBay Commerce Inc., eBay GmbH, eBay International Holding GmbH, eBay International Treasury Center Sarl, eBay Marketplaces GmbH, eBay Sarl, iBazar, and mobile.de.
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This page (NASDAQ:EBAY) was last updated on 6/13/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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